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Research Goes to School is a multi-faceted program that …

  • Delivers the global research topic of sustainable biofuel energy into high school science, technology, and math classrooms
  • Is composed of a two-week intensive summer workshop for in-service and pre-service teachers, two regional summits that take place during the following school year, a supportive webinar, and a social networking site that provides ongoing support for educators
  • Is developing a best-practice model for delivering a variety of grand challenge research topics into high school classrooms

Be sure to check out the video of the recent Virtual Field Trip at Purdue University:

Nanotechnology with Dr. Ali Shakouri, Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University

Previous Virtual Field Trips:

Dr. Nate Mosier's Virtual Field Trip on Developing Biofuels

Extracting Energy From Plants: Why is this important? A Virtual Field Trip by Dr. Mahdi Abu-Omar

Center for Direct Catalytic Conversion of Biomass to Biofuels (C3Bio): An Overview with Dr. Maureen McCann, Center Director